Finance Director - SME
A GBP100m T/O manufacturing business with some significant growth plans across both the UK and Europe. The company has had some completed some significant acquisitions over the last 12 months and has a number of other targets for the remainder of the year. The business is now looking to take the next stage in their growth journey and is run by a highly successful and entrepreneurial CEO / Managing Director.
This is a great opportunity for an experienced Financial Controller / Finance Director looking to take full responsibility for the day to day finances of a significant privately owned SME business. Working closely with the wider management team you will have significant exposure to wider commercial and operational activity outside of finance.
Key responsibilities will include –
- Working closely with the manufacturing plants and distribution centres from a finance perspective.
- Budgets and forecasts.
- Manage month end processes and improve current systems.
- Manage finance team – multiple sites.
- Deal with Operations, Supply Chain etc.
- Activity based costing.
- Dealing with stock and multiple products.
- Multiple currency transactions.
You will be a qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACCA, ACA) with a background in the manufacturing and distribution industry. You may have PLC or PE backed experience but you are now looking for a privately owned business where you can make a difference and not drown in reporting. You may also be a Financial Controller for a significant sized business looking to make the step into a number one finance position. This role would suit an individual from a varied background looking for a long term role where you can really partner with the CEO/MD.